Event: Skills Training for Arabic-speaking Refugees (S.T.A.R. Program)

Jan 1 - Mar 30

The S.T.A.R. (Skills Training for Arabic-Speaking Refugees) Program is a ten week, pre-employment training program for Arabic-speaking Syrian refugees. Participants will receive English language, life skills and employment-related training for the workplace. The program offers short-term certification training such as (WHMIS, FOODSAFE, Forklift, First Aid, SuperHost) and in addition to that provides participants and their families with medical accompaniment for participants and their families to ensure a successful pathway to employment. Syrian refugees are given priority for enrollment.

Organization Name:S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Event Type:Employment
Start Date:2019-01-01 09:00
End Date:2019-03-30 13:30
Entry Fee:0
Surrey Impact Plaza Service Centre
#206-10090 152 Street, Surrey, BC V3R 8X8
British Columbia

Refugee figures at a glance

As of June 2018, there are 25.4 million refugees around the world according to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) statistic. Over half of the refugees are under the age of 18 and 57% of the world refugees came from following three countries: Syria, Afghanistan and South Sudan.

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(3880 Grant McConachie Way)
Richmond V7B 1W2 Canada
Phone: 604-270-0077
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